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Trains to Broughty Ferry

Broughty Ferry train station, originally opened in 1838, is now the oldest train station in Scotland which is still operating. Its original buildings have long since been removed or replaced. Some were rebuilt between 1879 and 1900 when ownership changed. An accident in 1991, which led to the destruction of gates at the level crossingmeant that further restoration and changes were needed and an historic footbridge which once crossed the lines was removed shortly after. Today, the two platforms at Broughty Ferry are linked by an underpass with steps, though both also have ramp access from the streetThere are public toilets in the adjacent car park.  

Services to Broughty Ferry train station have also changed significantly over the years. Currently, seven southbound trains and nine northbound trains depart daily. Direct services to Glasgow Queen Street and Edinburgh take a minimum 1 hour 22 minutes and 1 hour 19 minutes respectively. The fastest journey to Aberdeen takes 1 hour and 8 minutes.  

Find address details, station facilities, live departure times and train arrivals for Broughty Ferry station.

Station details & facilities

Find station details and facilities information for Broughty Ferry. Also find live train departures and arrivals for Broughty Ferry station, helping you to plan your next journey.

Ticket Office

  • Ticket Machine : False
  • Staff help available : False
  • Ticket Office opening hours : Scottish Bookings only
    DayOpening Hours
  • Oyster Prepay : False
  • Oyster topup : False
  • Oyster validator : False



  • CCTV :



  • Carpark opening hours :
    DayOpening Hours
    EverydayOpen 24 hours
  • Carpark name : Council Managed Car Park
  • Carpark operator : Local Council
  • Car parking spaces : 100

Bicycle Facilities

  • Cycle storage available :
  • Cycle storage spaces : 10
  • Sheltered cycle storage :
  • Cycle storage CCTV : False


  • Step-free access : Whole station
  • Step-free access notes :

    Ramps to both platforms.

  • Ramps for train access :
  • Wheelchairs available : False
  • Induction Loop :
  • Accessible ticket machines : False
  • Accessible Booking Office counter : False
Trains to Broughty Ferry


Broughty Ferry, Dundee City, DD5 2DX
Ticket Office Hours
Scottish Bookings only
DayOpening Hours

Broughty Ferry Live Departures


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